Princess Cruises 2014 European Cruise Season has been opened for sale, and from the first glance there are some fantastic destinations on the itineraries.
In addition, the 2014 tours will include the debut of a new ship, Regal Princess, which will sail from Venice in June. This puts the total number of ships sailing in the European season at five, and these will depart on different tours in Northern Europe and the Mediterranean.
“With Regal Princess’ debut we will have our two newest and largest vessels sailing on our most popular routes in Europe…Throughout the season, whether passengers want to explore the diverse cultures and expansive history of the Mediterranean, visit the favourite ports of the Baltic Sea on a Scandinavia and Russia voyage, or conveniently circle the British Isles, they can do so in an environment of a relaxing retreat onboard one of our ships.”
— Princess Cruises executive vice president, Jan Swartz.
There are 48 different itineraries in the 2014 European programme and a fantastic 94 destinations. For instance, the line’s new ship, Regal Princess, will sail on a 12 day Mediterranean cruise from Venice to Barcelona, with two different itinerary options. Royal Princess will be sailing on Princess Cruises’ already popular Scandinavia and Russian cruises, which a stop in the beautiful tourist city of St Petersburg. The smaller ship, Ocean Princess will travel to Northern Europe and throughout the Mediterranean. On the Mediterranean itinerary, passengers will be able to explore the famous cities of Rome, Florence, Naples, Athens, Mykonos and Toulon. Highlights include a trip to the ancient city of Pompeii, a once in a lifetime tourist attraction. The ship will also undertake 8 day cruises around the British Isles, visiting famous sights in the area.
Princess Cruises is also offering various European cruisetours. These cruises are designed to provide an excellent balance between sailing on the water and fascinating land tours. For the Europe season, new cruisetours include land tours around Paris and in the French countryside. Other land tour destinations include the Ring of Kerry in Ireland, Budapest’s imperial treasures, and fantastic tourist sites around Prague, Vienna, Berlin, Lake Como and in the Swiss Alps.
About Princess Cruises:
Princess Cruises has won the award for the ‘Best Cruise Line Itineraries’ for a fantastic seven years in a row! So, you can be confident that you’re holiday will match your expectations. Alongside sailing to amazing destinations around the world, Princess Cruises provides great entertainment onboard all of its vessels. Whether you want to relax in the spa, take a trip to the casino, or indulge in the ship’s nightlife, there is no shortage of activities to keep you busy. In terms of food and dining, Princess Cruises offers experiences from speciality dining to a range of more casual options. With the amazing cruisetours also available on certain ships, it’s easy to see why Princess Cruises continues to be an award-winning line!